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Robbie Knievel, a daredevil who followed in the footsteps of his father, Robert “Evel” Knievel, died Friday morning at the age of 60 after a battle with pancreatic cancer.
Knievel was in a hospice and had his daughters by his side when he passed away, according to TMZ. He was known for his exceptional risk-taking and his death-defying motorcycle stunts, as well as his daredevil lifestyle.
Robbie, affectionately known as “Kaptain Robbie Knievel” routinely stunned fans with his talents. He first began jumping his bike when he was four years old, and performed alongside his father at Madison Square Garden when he was only eight.